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- DAVID BOIES ADVICE TO TRIAL LAWYERS
David Boies is America’s preeminent trial lawyer. His successes include cases, such as that against California’s Proposition 8 and the Microsoft antitrust case. In an interview with Katrina Dewey for Lawdragon, he described his belief that it was an honor to make a living and a difference practicing law:
“I’ve always believed that one […]
- DAVID BOIES’ ADVICE ON CROSS-EXAMINATION
David Boies once again proved his preeminence as a cross-examiner in California’s Proposition 8 case. After driving out two of the other side’s experts when he took their depositions, Boies then turned the one remaining expert into his with his cross-examination at trial.
How does David Boies over and over again conduct devastating cross-examinations? […]
- IMPORTANT COURTHOUSE DOG MANUAL NOW AVAILABLE
An important manual concerning courthouse dogs has just become available to the public. Courthouse dogs provide emotional support for child and other vulnerable victims and witnesses in the legal system. In the not too distant past, vulnerable victims were given short shrift by the justice system. The manual recounts my experiences with children in […]
- NEW EDITION OF CROSS-EXAMINATION HANDBOOK
The Second Edition of Cross-Examination Handbook: Persuasion, Strategies, and Techniques has just been published by Wolters Kluwer. This new edition continues its straightforward step-by-step instruction combined with examples from illustrious trials including the Zimmerman trial.
The new edition adds, among other topics, visual cross-examination, social media impeachment and the interplay of discovery and cross. Also, […]
- MEDIATION THE RIGHT WAY
This month, the King County Bar Association Bar Bulletin published Charles Burdell’s discussion of DON’TS for mediations. Charlie Burdell (pictured above waterskiing on Lake Washington August of last year) had a career in private practice. He later became a King County Superior Court Judge before becoming a full time arbitrator and mediator. His helpful Bar […]